Environment

Oil spill on Peru coast as high waves from Tonga volcanic eruption rocked tanker unloading crude oil

The oil refinery company denied responsibility for the spill.

January 20, 2022, 06:05 PM

Monitor lizard in Sungei Buloh found with cable tie around its neck in 'crucial stage'

The issue has been reported to NParks, and members of the public are encouraged to keep an eye out for it.

January 19, 2022, 07:04 PM

Young anglers catch & release huge critically endangered shovelnose ray at Bedok Jetty

They initially thought a large stingray had taken the bait.

January 19, 2022, 04:28 PM

Fewer rainy days for rest of Jan. 2022, temperatures may reach up to 34°C on some days

The daily temperature is forecast to range between 24 and 33°C on most days.

January 17, 2022, 05:38 PM

Every S'pore household to get a free recycling bin, distribution starts in 2nd half of 2022

It's good to start recycling but it's even more important to recycle right.

January 17, 2022, 04:52 PM

S'pore social enterprise Boxgreen selling plant-based healthy snacks packed by inmates

Yummy snacks for a good cause.

January 17, 2022, 12:17 PM

Deaf & blind Shih Tzu, covered with tumours & warts, rescued by animal welfare group

The owners 'calmly surrendered' the dog to the welfare group as though 'everything was fine'.

January 16, 2022, 08:24 PM

Tsunami hits Tonga & cut off most of its communications, New Zealand prepares to send aid

The extent of the damage is still unclear.

January 16, 2022, 05:08 PM

Lone baby civet found squeaking & covered in red ants at Holland Road

It's all okay now, baby.

January 16, 2022, 01:13 AM

9 sick, emaciated & injured dogs rescued from Lim Chu Kang kennels

Animal welfare groups will be putting up appeals for fosterers and donations.

January 16, 2022, 12:10 AM